4 Fun Things to Do in NYC during July 2016

4 Fun Things to Do in NYC during July 2016

While many Manhattanites escape the city’s humidity for cooler, more serene beach towns, we recommend discovering all the summer fun that New York City has to offer. Whether you’re traveling for business or pleasure, here’s how to make the most out of your stay at Q&A Residential hotel this July:

New York Asian Film Festival

(Through July 9; Walter Reade Theater, 165 West 65th Street)

Celebrate the 15th annual New York Asian Film Festival screening everything from mainstream blockbusters to cult classics. Preview never-been-seen Asian cinematic productions during their North American debut at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. For more information about movie schedules and theater locations, please visit the festival’s official website.


(July 9 – 10, 12pm – 6pm; The Play Lawn, Governor’s Island, NY)

Catch the ferry at the Battery Maritime Building (10 South Street) and head over to Governor’s Island for two days of the largest rosé- themed picnic and music festival. Enjoy a notable selection of still and sparkling rosés and pre-order a special Pinknic Basket crafted by acclaimed chef Chris Santos. Guests have the option to bring their own picnic baskets and are encouraged to adhere to the weekend’s dress code of pink and white.

Get Low

(Every Tuesday until fall, Locations vary in Downtown Manhattan)

Downtown Alliance presents their latest effort in bringing the hype back to FiDi—Get Low. Experience the food scene in Lower Manhattan through discounts, freebies and other exciting giveaways every Tuesday this summer. Visit their website, enter your email, and receive your FREE Get Low offer code.

Seaport Smorgasburg

(Through the fall, 11am – 9pm; Fulton Stall Market, 11 Fulton Street)

Located in the newly renovated Fulton Market Building, Seaport Smorgasburg is back for the third year in a row and is open for lunch, dinner and drinks. From Wowfulls’ Hong Kong inspired street food to Home Frite Belgian fries, you won’t leave hungry.

Where do I discover other area happenings?

Q&A Residential Hotel, located at the iconic 70 Pine in Manhattan’s Financial District, is designed to serve the needs of today’s business and leisure travelers. Furnished Quarters, the company behind Q&A Hotel, features exciting area events and attractions on their official blog. Check it out!